Category Events

North west group 22nd March 2022

North west group 22nd February 2022 We are pleased to share with you the details for the upcoming North West group meeting, taking place at Myserscough college on the 22nd March, 4pm. Itinerary A tour of the facilities and discussion…

Conference 2022

Spring conference 2022 3rd February We have taken the decision to make this year’s BPOA Spring conference online only. We feel the risk of spreading COVID is too great at this time and we need to act responsibly to ensure…

North west group 23rd November 2021

BPOA and NFU North west group7pm 7.10 introduction 7.15 Stephen Jackson “NFUEnergy is one of the UK’s leading energy consultancies. We provide advice and practical support to businesses,with a special focus on agriculture and horticulture. We work with government departments, industry organisations,utility companies and manufacturers. With COP26 signed off the focus…

Growing with ‘peat alternatives’

Hills plants Workshop Based on various materials or blends of materials including coir, wood fibre and bark, peat-reduced and peat-free products are now available from all the major growing media manufacturers. Trials have shown most of these products can perform…